The Ship Operations Cooperative Program (SOCP) invites the maritime industry to attend the next SOCP meeting on June 12-13, 2001 at Massachusetts Maritime Academy in Buzzards Bay
, Massachusetts. The meeting will feature Mr. Bernardo Obando-Rojas, Seafarers International Research Center, Cardiff University speaking on fraudulent Practices for Certificates and Endorsements. Topics being covered will include an Alternative Fuels discussion panel, panel discussions on Issues Facing Fishing and Ferry Operators
, a presentation on Air Emissions Regulations
and Technologies. At dinner, Mr. Jim Zok, Associate Administrator for Financial Approvals and Cargo Preference, under whose stewardship SOCP falls, will provide a perspective on SOCP's past, present and future.
If you can't be present, join SOCP via live webcast at www.maritimetv.com. SOCP also offers opportunities to be a webcast sponsor. Contact Mr. Dave Gardy, TVWorldwide.com for additional sponsor information or technical questions regarding the webcast by phone at 703-961-9250 or email at [email protected]
Additional information regarding the SOCP and the meeting on June 12-13, 2001, will be available shortly on the SOCP web site at http://www.socp.org. To confirm your attendance, contact Mrs. Kim Rester, by voice at 202-366-0364, by fax at 202-366-9580, or by E-mail at [email protected]